Melrose Jam

To find tunes from previous months – Tune of the Month Archive

January Tune of the MonthPossum’s Tail is Bare
Jean and I heard this Old-Time tune played on Friday at the Melrose Art Walk, and knew it was a perfect follow-up to “Possum Up A Gum-Stump.”  Here’s a video sample of Inslee, Lloyd, and Brent Baldwin playing this fun tune:


Saturday, February 1

Melrose Homemakers Club
25728 Park Street Melrose, Florida

New Time!!!

  • 5:00pm: arrive to tune-up/warm-up/new songs?IMG_3159
  • 6:30pm:  “official” jam begins
  • 7:15pm-ish: Potluck Dinner
  • After dinner – jamming continues
  • $2 house fee (for Historic Melrose, Inc.)


dulcimer 9-8-18

September 8, 2018





Are you curious about what’s played at our jam sessions?  Here are some of the tunes played at recent jams.

  • Amazing Grace
  • Angelina Baker
  • Bile them Cabbage Down (of course!)
  • Bonaparte’s Retreat
  • Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing
  • Cluck Old Hen
  • Crooked Ridge
  • Cucharin’s Cross
  • Down in the Valley
  • Farther Along
  • Goin’ to Boston
  • Grey Cat on a Tennessee Farm
  • Happy Land
  • Liza Jane
  • Mississippi Sawyer
  • Old Yeller Dog
  • Ole Joe Clark
  • River
  • Rosin the Beau
  • Sally Slapped me with a Flounder
  • Sandy Boys
  • Sandy River Belle
  • Scotland the Brave
  • Shortnin’ Bread
  • Soldier’s Joy
  • Southwind
  • Spotted Pony
  • Sugar Hill
  • Whiskey Before Breakfast
  • Wildwood Flower
  • and what ever anyone calls in out jam circle!


Appearing at our next jam?  Looks like Bob has some competition! Screen shot 2015-08-09 at 9.54.37 AM


Sound File: